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LGBTQ

Internships

  • Center for American Progress LGBT Issues Internship: Delve into a variety of policy and research projects and gain valuable knowledge and understanding of key LGBT issues facing the nation.
  • COLAGE's Felicia Park-Rogers Summer Internship: Connect people with an LGBTQ parent to a community of peers.
  • Empire State Pride Agenda: LGBT civil rights and advocacy organization in New York.
  • Gay & Lesbian Victory Fund: Provides an opportunity for students to gain experience in LGBT political activism, consider career options, strengthen job-related skills and network with leaders in local, state and national politics.
  • Gay-Straight Alliance Network: Work on outreach and technical assistance to GSA clubs, curriculum development, writing program resources, media or press work, lobbying and policy advocacy, event planning, individual donor fundraising, database systems, office support, and many other opportunities!
  • GLAAD Career, Fellowship & Internship Opportunities: Internship positions available in different media outlets across the United States.
  • Human Rights Campaign: While HRC is primarily regarded as a political organization, we offer internships in nearly all of our departments.
  • Immigration Equality: Lesbian and Gay Immigration Rights Task Force which consists of a coalition of immigrants, attorneys and other activists who engage in discovering the impact of discriminatory laws and their affect on the Gay and Lesbian community.
  • International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission: Offices located in both New York City as well as Johannesburg, South Africa that fights for LGBT issues, human rights, and gender equality.
  • Lambda Legal Internships: Oldest and largest national legal organization whose mission is to achieve full recognition of the civil rights of lesbians, gay men, bisexuals, transgender people
  • Morgan Stanley Bridging the Gap Internship Program: For Black, Hispanic, Native American, and LGBT freshman to be exposed to the financial services industry. Interns will work with all different divisions of the finance company.
  • Morgan Stanley Sophomore Program: 10 week internship to provide rising juniors with exposure to a particular division, training, mentorship and networking opportunities.
  • National Center for Transgender Equality: Work with a social justice organization dedicated to advancing the equality of transgender people through advocacy, collaboration and empowerment.
  • National Gay and Lesbian Task Force Internship Program: Academy For Leadership and Action Fellowship, Holley Law Fellowship as well as internships in communications, creating change, development, government affairs, and policy.
  • NGLCC Internship Program: For undergraduate students looking to collect real-world work experience.
  • Open Society Fellowship: Selects leading practitioners in journalism, advocacy, public policy, academia, and the arts who are able to engage productively with the Foundations.
  • Out for work: Internship and Job Board
  • PFLAG: Work in a national organization dedicated to ending discrimination against gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender people working in communication or policy.
  • Victory Congressional Fellows: A year-long fellowship in the office of a co-chair of the LGBT Equality Caucus supporting the Executive Director of the LGBT Equality Caucus.
  • Victory Congressional Internship: Congressional leadership with a member of the LGBT Equality Caucus or LGBT-friendly member of U.S. Congress to learn firsthand about the federal legislative process.

Professional Organizations

  • Association of Gay and Lesbian Psychiatrists: Community of psychiatrists that educates and advocates on Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Transgender mental health issues.
  • Federal GLOBE: Organization's purpose is to eliminate prejudice and discriminate in the federal government based on sexual orientation.
  • Financial Services Industry Exchange (FSIX): Dedicated to creating a fun, friendly networking environment to foster LGBT equality in the financial services industry by partnering with major organizations and LGBT community groups.
  • Funders for LGBTQ Issues: Seeks to mobilize philanthropic resources that enhance the well-being of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer communities, promote equity, and advance racial, economic and gender justice.
  • Gays and Lesbians in Foreign Affairs Agencies: Works to secure full parity for LGBT personnel an their families in U.S. foreign affairs agencies service in the United States and overseas.
  • Gay and Lesbian Professionals: Job search engine providing employment opportunities and resources to the LGBTQ job seeker in the US.
  • Health Professionals Advancing LBGT Equality: To ensure equality in healthcare for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals and healthcare providers.
  • Human Rights Campaign: Works to advance equality based on sexual orientation and gender expression and identity, to ensure that LGBTQ Americans can be open and safe at home, at work, and in the community.
  • Lesbian and Gay Veterinary Medical Association: The professional organization that fosters acceptance, inclusivity and leadership for veterinarians, veterinary technicians, veterinary students, of all sexual orientations and gender identities, and their allies, through community development, professional advocacy, and personal empowerment.
  • National Organization of Gay and Lesbian Scientists and Technical Professionals Inc: A non-profit organization that educates and advocates for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer students and professionals in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.
  • Out & Equal Workplace Advocates: Champions safe and equitable workplaces for LGBTQ people.
  • Out in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, Inc: National society dedicated to educating and fostering leadership for LGBTQA communities in the STEM fields.
  • Out Professionals: Collection of social and professional allies.
  • Planet Out: Offers the Corporate Pride Directory to help job-seekers make more informed decisions about how the companies they are considering treat the LGBTQ community and offers many other timely career resources.
  • ProGayJobs: Provides resources to LGBTQ job seekers to find jobs with companies that embrace diversity.
  • The Association of LGBT Journalists: An organization of journalists, media professionals, educators and students working from within the news industry to foster fair and accurate coverage of LGBT issues.
  • The National LGBT Bar Association: A national association of lawyers, judges and other legal professionals, law students, activists and affiliated lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender legal organization that promotes justice in and through the legal profession for the LGBT community and all its diversity.

Scholarships

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